The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Games Development
Rank - - 82
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - - 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +18.18%
Game Development
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
717 787 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.18% 83.37% 82.17%
Number of salaries quoted 554 691 592
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Game Development across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Game Development
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Game Development across the Southampton region.

Game Development Salary Trend in Southampton